Officers, Directors & Staff

 

CHAIRMAN

J. Eugene Salomon, Jr.

PRESIDENT
David Siegel
SENIOR ADVISOR

David Simon

DIRECTOR
Michaela Reynolds
VICE CHAIR 
Andrew W. Knox

Managing Partner
Chelsea Partners
VICE CHAIR
Ronald F. Turner
Principal, Director of Sports
Gensler
TREASURER & CFO
Rick Rosas

Tax Partner, Entertainment Media
Price Waterhouse Cooper LLC
 
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
CORPORATE SECRETARY
EMERITUS MEMBER
Barry A. Sanders
 
Gerald S. Papazian
Managing Director
Fountainhead Associates
Robert S. Rollo
Heidrick and Struggles (Ret.)

     PAST PRESIDENTS OF SCCOG*:

      William May Garland, 1939 – 1948
      Paul Helms, 1948 -1954
      John Garland, 1954 – 1962
      Bill Henry, 1963 – 1969
      Lee Combs, 1970 – 1972
      John C. Argue, 1972 – 2002
      Barry Sanders, 2003 – 2017

    CURRENT DIRECTORS

Dave Allen
President
Auto Club Speedway

Lindsay Amstutz
Senior VP & General Manager
Sinclair Broadcast Group
 Joshua E. Anderson
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP 
  Dan Beckerman
President & CEO
AEG 
Ty Bland
Vice President, State & Local Relations
Herbalife
  John F. Boyle
President & CEO
Automobile Club of Southern California
 Rich L. Brand
Managing Partner
Arent Fox LL
 Ryan Choura
Founder & CEO
Choura Events
 
 Fred Claire
Board of Directors
Rose Bowl Operating Company
 
Dale Coleman
Vice President
Fairplex
 
   Judi M. Cordray
Vice President & General Manager
ESPN
 
 Richard Corgel
Managing Member
Cross-Current Consulting, LLC
 Ed DeFraine
Vice President Food Service & On-Premise
Reyes Coca-Cola Bottling
 Kevin Demoff
COO, Executive VP of Football Operations 
Los Angeles Rams 
 
 Michelle DeMott
Southwest Regional Marketing Manager
CLIF Bar & Company
 *Ann Meyers Drysdale
Broadcaster
ESPN
 
 James L. Easton
Honorary Member of the IOC
 
 *Janet Evans-Wilson
LA 2028
 
Dennis A. Farrell
Commissioner
Big West Conference
*Lisa Fernandez
Assistant Softball Coach
UCLA
 Robert French
Director-Regional Sales
United Airlines
 Daniel G. Guerrero
Director of Athletics
UCLA 
 
 Russell A. Hagey
Partner & Managing Director
Bain & Company, Inc.
  Michael Hatch
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management
UBS
 
 Jeffrey M. Hill
Senior Partner & Managing Director
The Boston Consulting Group
 Curt Himebauch
Director
Ernst & Young LLC
 
 Paul Horigan
CEO
Global Rugby Ventures
 
 *Rafer Johnson
Founding Chair
Special Olympics Southern California
 Danita Johnson
President & COO
Los Angeles Sparks
 
  Heather Brooks Karatz
Former President
Los Angeles Wildcats (XFL)
 
 Dave Klewan
General Manager, The Genesis Invitational
TGR Foundation
 
 Andrew W. Knox
Managing Director
Chelsea Partners 
 Dennis Kuhl
Chairman
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
 
 Craig Levra
COO
Goodwill Southern California
 
 Erik Logan
CEO
World Surf League
 
 Seth Makowsky
CEO
Poison Pawn
  Myra Marayag
Vice President of Partnerships
Los Angeles Times
 
 Jeffrey Marks
CEO
Innovative Partnerships Group
 
 Patrick McClenahan
President & CEO
Goodwill of Southern California
 
 Tre Menzel
Director of Sales
Southern California Google Cloud Enterprises
 
 Marla Messing
CEO
USTA Southern California
Southern California Tennis Association
 Jim Michaelian
President & CEO
Grand Prix Association of Los Angeles
 
 *John Moffet
President 
Southern California Olympians & Paralympians Association
 
 Robert F. Murray
Executive Vice President & General Manager
Anaheim Ducks
 
 *John Naber
Naber & Associates
 Thomas G. Nussbaum
Audit Partner
KPMG LLP
 *Apolo Anton Ohno
 
 Bryan Palbaum
President & COO
Trader Joe’s Company
 
 Gerald S. Papazian
Managing Director
Fountainhead Associates, Inc.
 
 Joan A. Payden
President & CEO
Payden & Rygel
 Tom Penn
President & Owner
Los Angeles Football Club
 Richard B. Perelman
President
Perelman, Pioneer & Co.
 David Pump
Co-Founder & Partner
The Pump Group, The Harole & Carole Pump Foundation
 
 Paul Rabil
Co-Founder & CEO
Premier Lacrosse League
 Bruce Ramer
Partner 
Gang, Tyre, Ramer, Brown & Passman, Inc.
 
 Murphy Reinschreiber
COO
Conqur Endurance Group
 Rick Rosas
Tax Partner, Entertainment Media
Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP
 Lon Rosen
Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
Los Angeles Dodgers
 
 Maria S. Salinas
President & CEO
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
 
 J. Eugene Salomon Jr.
Partner
Gang, Tyre, Ramer, Brown & Passman, Inc.
 Frank M. Sanchez
Owner/Operator
McDonald's Restaurants
 Barry A. Sanders
Immediate Past Chair
Southern California Committee for the Olympic Games
 
 Jay Sanders
President, Private & Specialty Banking
Banc of California
 Eric W. Schreiner
Executive Vice President
AECOM HUNT/AECOM TISHMAN
 Bill Shumard
President & CEO
Special Olympics Southern California
 
 Renata Simril
President & CEO
LA84 Foundation
 A.G Spanos
President of Business Operations
Los Angeles Chargers
 
 Amy K. Stanton
Founder & CEO
Stanton & Company, LLC
 
 Daniel R. Stimmler
COO
L.A. Memorial Coliseum
 William E. Thomson, Jr.
Rose Bowl Aquatics Center
 Dave Tucker
Account Director
Eiger Marketing Group, LPGA Los Angeles Open
 Ronald F. Turner
Principal, Director of Sports 
Gensler
 
 Julie Uhrman
Founder & President
Angel City
  David C. Ulich
President
Foundation for Global Sports Development
 

  * Olympian

   
EX-OFFICIO MEMBER
 Gene D. Block
Chancellor
UCLA
 
 EX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Richard J. Foster
Past President
U.S. Aquatic Sports
 EX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Franklin R. Johnson
Board Member
International Tennis Federation
EX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Margaret U. Farnum

 
EX-OFFICIO MEMBER
Claire L. Rothman